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Velvet Hands (1979)

Mani di velluto (original title)
Engineer Quiller has become rich by selling his completely indestructible shop-window glass to jeweleries around the world. But this got him lots of enemies too: the insurance agencies, ... See full summary »

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(as Castellano), (as Pipolo)

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, (as Pipolo)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Guido Quiller
Eleonora Giorgi ...
Tilli
John Sharp ...
Benny
Olga Karlatos ...
Petula Quiller
Gino Santercole ...
Leo Di Giordano
Memo Dittongo ...
Momo
Ania Pieroni ...
Maggie
Giancarlo Tondinelli
Pippo Santonastaso ...
Inspector
Gianni Zullo ...
Il nonno
Geoffrey Copleston
Walter Valdi
Sandro Ghiani
Pietro Tordi
Sergio Tardioli
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Engineer Quiller has become rich by selling his completely indestructible shop-window glass to jeweleries around the world. But this got him lots of enemies too: the insurance agencies, who've lost hundreds of customers, and the burglarers. When he temporarily looses his memory and voice in an accident, of all people, a family of thieves finds and cares for him - believing he's a pocket-picker. Things get complicated when he falls in love with his host Tilli. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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20 December 1979 (Italy)  »

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Der Millionenfinger  »

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1.85 : 1
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Very nice comedy!
10 November 2001 | by (Russia) – See all my reviews

I was very enjoyed! :) funny, subtle, NON-hollywood movie with talented actors and Adriano Celentano, of course! Each character is drawn perfectly. If you see it - you won't be disappointed - it's NOT "2001: Space Travesty" or "Scary movie" or the like ;)One bad thing: the final is not as good as it can be - that's why i voted only 9 :)


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